The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.83% 7.15% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 29.63% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 42
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
128 162 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.02% 24.14% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 87 147
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (64.00%) Java
3 26 (52.00%) REST
4 20 (40.00%) Scrum
5 19 (38.00%) Gradle
6 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
6 18 (36.00%) Microservices
6 18 (36.00%) JIRA
6 18 (36.00%) Maven
6 18 (36.00%) HTML
7 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
7 17 (34.00%) TDD
8 15 (30.00%) Spring
8 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (24.00%) Open Source
9 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
10 11 (22.00%) Selenium
10 11 (22.00%) SOAP
11 10 (20.00%) XML
11 10 (20.00%) JUnit
11 10 (20.00%) Python
11 10 (20.00%) HTML5
11 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
11 10 (20.00%) JSON
11 10 (20.00%) JBehave
11 10 (20.00%) CSS3
12 9 (18.00%) RESTful
12 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
12 9 (18.00%) Web Development

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) GeoServer
2 4 (8.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) CICS
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) GIS
3 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.00%) Spatial Data
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.00%) MySQL
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Gradle
2 18 (36.00%) JIRA
2 18 (36.00%) Maven
3 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (22.00%) Selenium
5 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 10 (20.00%) JBehave
5 10 (20.00%) JUnit
6 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (10.00%) Artifactory
8 4 (8.00%) Ant
8 4 (8.00%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
8 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (8.00%) Mockito
8 4 (8.00%) Subversion
9 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
10 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
10 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (16.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Angular Developer
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Open Source Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Python Developer
4 5 (10.00%) GIS Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.00%) SOA Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) REST
2 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
2 18 (36.00%) HTML
3 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 15 (30.00%) Spring
5 11 (22.00%) SOAP
6 10 (20.00%) CSS3
6 10 (20.00%) HTML5
6 10 (20.00%) JSON
6 10 (20.00%) XML
7 9 (18.00%) JMS
7 9 (18.00%) RESTful
8 6 (12.00%) .NET
8 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.00%) JDBC
8 6 (12.00%) jQuery
8 6 (12.00%) Leaflet
8 6 (12.00%) OpenLayers
8 6 (12.00%) PostGIS
9 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) DataPower
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) IPTV
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) New Media
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) MVS
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Scrum
3 18 (36.00%) Microservices
4 17 (34.00%) TDD
5 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (24.00%) Open Source
7 9 (18.00%) MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Web Development
8 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (14.00%) BDD
10 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Open Source Development
10 6 (12.00%) SDLC
10 6 (12.00%) SOA
11 5 (10.00%) User Stories
12 4 (8.00%) High Availability
12 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.00%) Multithreading
13 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Groovy
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) XPath
5 2 (4.00%) XQuery
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Clojure
6 1 (2.00%) Haskell
6 1 (2.00%) Lisp
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) R
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) WCAG
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Kibana
2 1 (2.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) ESRI
2 6 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) Reuters
5 1 (2.00%) RapidMiner
5 1 (2.00%) Telerik
5 1 (2.00%) VMware